Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert is a freelance travel and lifestyle journalist with 10 years of experience covering the obscure and untold stories around the world. Her passion for savoring the local flavor of a destination has led to her unraveling the secrets of sushi rolling in Tokyo, discovering Swiss beauty rituals on an alpine dairy farm, and unearthing ancient Georgian traditions for making qvevri wine. She has been to all seven continents and has lived on three ... four if you count the Deep South. She holds a degree in English Literature with a Technical Writing certification, and has won numerous national awards for her writing. See her bylines in Cosmo, Food & Wine, Esquire, Men’s Health, AFAR, Fodor's Travel, American Way, World Bride, and more.

Most Recent Works

A Bookworm’s Guide to Baltimore, the City That Reads

A Bookworm’s Guide to Baltimore, the City That Reads

Long before trying on mottos like “The Greatest City in America” and, its latest straightforward attempt, “The Birthplace of the Star-Spangled Banner,” Baltimore was known as “The City that Reads.”
Europe’s 10 Most Epic Hiking Trails

Europe’s 10 Most Epic Hiking Trails

From the fjords of Scandinavia to the peaks of the Alps, explore the thrilling heights and breathtaking scenery on these epic hiking trails in Europe
New England’s Most Luxurious Resorts

New England’s Most Luxurious Resorts

There’s an air of luxury that exudes from each of New England’s six states, where luxurious resorts stand amongst backdrops of glittering coastlines or stately mountains.
A Bookworm’s Guide to Baltimore, the City That Reads

A Bookworm’s Guide to Baltimore, the City That Reads

Long before trying on mottos like “The Greatest City in America” and, its latest straightforward attempt, “The Birthplace of the Star-Spangled Banner,” Baltimore was known as “The City that Reads.”
Europe’s 10 Most Epic Hiking Trails

Europe’s 10 Most Epic Hiking Trails

From the fjords of Scandinavia to the peaks of the Alps, explore the thrilling heights and breathtaking scenery on these epic hiking trails in Europe
New England’s Most Luxurious Resorts

New England’s Most Luxurious Resorts

There’s an air of luxury that exudes from each of New England’s six states, where luxurious resorts stand amongst backdrops of glittering coastlines or stately mountains.